Bookish Crafts, Features

Bookish Crafts: DIY Bookish Christmas Tree Ornament



Hello bookworms!

Today I am back with my 2nd installment of Bookish Crafts!  In case you missed my 1st installment, Bookish Crafts is a feature where I combine two of my great loves: crafting & books!  These posts will be “how-to” posts with step-by-step instructions.

In the spirit of the holiday season, I thought I do a Christmas themed bookish craft this month…

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Wrap Ups & Hauls

Christmas 2016: A Very Bookish Christmas Haul


Good evening bookworms!

Today I thought I would brag about share my bookish Christmas haul!  My husband really stepped up his Christmas gift giving game this year and totally nailed it.  NOT only did he buy me books off my wish list, but he even took the liberty to buy me a few other bookish goodies.  To say he spoiled me is an understatement.

*Warning: Reading this post may result in envy.  You have been warned.


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Kids' Corner, Middle Grade

Kids’ Corner: Christmas 2016 Book Buying Guide


Warning!  This is NOT a drill!

We are less than 3 weeks away from Christmas.  Are you ready?

I thought I would take it upon myself to help you in your gift buying endeavors for all the little people in your life.  Let’s be honest here, do kids really need more TOYS?  Video games? Junk taking up space in the house?  No!  What they really need is more books my friends!  No matter what age the kids on your Christmas shopping list are, I’ve got you covered ((No pun intended… get it? Cover2CoverMom? Oh come on!  I know that at least deserves a smirk))

In order to keep this list short, I decided to limit my recommendations to only 2016 releases.  Furthermore, I must also note that I have not personally read any of these books, they are simply books that I have come across that I would buy my own kids (or other kids on my Christmas list) for Christmas.

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